Tuesday, August 04, 2009

August 13 - Art Center Summer 2009 Grad Show Preview

Thursday, August 13, 2009
5:00-10:30 p.m.
Art Center College of Design
1700 Lida Street,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Yep! It's Grad Show time already, again!, at Art Center!

You are invited to attend the Summer 2009 Grad Show Preview event. The Graduation Show Preview features remarkable student accomplishments from all major fields of study at Art Center: Advertising, Graduate Media Design, Environmental Design, Graphic Design, Entertainment Design, Illustration, Film, Photography & Imaging, Fine Art Media, Product Design, Graduate Industrial Design and Transportation Design.

5-9 p.m. -- Preview of Graduating Students Work. Industry professionals, employers, corporate partners, alumni and donors get the first look at this term’s Graduation Show.

9-10:30 p.m. -- Graduation Preview Reception. Join fellow industry professionals, employers, corporate partners, alumni, donors and graduating students for a reception in honor of the Summer 2009 graduating class.

To reserve your place for Graduation Show Preview, e-mail: alumni@artcenter.edu (or call 626.396.2312) by Monday, August 10.

Sunday, August 02, 2009

August 12 - Objectified in Los Angeles, redux

The last showing in LA sold out quickly, so Director Gary Hustwit has organized another special one-night screening and discussion, presented in conjunction with
AIGA Los Angeles and IDSA Los Angeles.

Gary Hustwit will be in attendance for a post-film Q&A.

Wednesday, August 12, 8pm
Laemmle’s Royal Theatre
11523 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Los Angeles CA, 90025
Post-film Q&A with Gary Hustwit

8pm - General public $20, students, AIGA, IDSA members $15

Tickets on sale now: at

We recommend you buy them online, ahead of time!

Tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable. Questions? Please email:


And …

The DVD of
Objectified is now available for pre-order!

The DVD includes the film plus an hour of bonus interview footage, and a booklet with liner notes by director Gary Hustwit. The DVD is all-region (0) NTSC, with English subtitles. Pre-order from the Objectified site you’ll save $5 and receive early shipping (a week before the official September 29 release date) and a free Objectified tote bag designed by Build. These bags will only be available with a limited number of early pre-orders, so get yours now. You’ll receive one bag per DVD ordered.

For the UK and Europe, order here.
For North America and the rest of the world,
order here.
For the educational version of the DVD,
order here.

A limited-edition version of the DVD will be announced August 10. Objectified will also be available as a digital download through iTunes on September 29, for USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and United Kingdom users. Other digital outlets will be announced soon.